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Schamerhorn Family History

Schamerhorn Name Meaning

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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505 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
67 Military Records
30 Immigration Records
857 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Schamerhorn Families

  • Number of Schamerhorn families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Schamerhorn last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Schamerhorn last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Schamerhorn census records

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Schamerhorn Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Schamerhorn

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Schamerhorn Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Schamerhorn census records

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Schamerhorn Civil War Service Records

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